Month: October 2015

The story behind the cover: How our reps make your trip worry-free

[caption id="attachment_1029" align="aligncenter" width="463"] Breakaway Adventures' Europe 2016 walking and cycling holidays brochure[/caption] Most years, our brochure cover features some stunning scenery and evocative images. This year, we decided to feature one of the most important elements of our self-guided walking and cycling experiences: our full time on-site reps. That’s Tony & Ludmilla on their bikes just outside Tourtour in Provence last year, picking up some fresh local produce for…

Spotlight on Spain

  Food is a fundamental part of Spanish culture. History has seen the country occupied by Greeks, Romans and Moors among others, and you can taste these influences throughout Spanish cuisine. Whether it’s olives from the Greeks and Romans, spices like saffron from the Moors, or tomatoes, potatoes and peppers from the New World, Spain serves up a fiesta of flavors, with each region making its own culinary statement. Andalucia…

Looking for Last Minute Escapes?

The Great Escape There's nothing better than getting away from it all - especially when it's last minute escape ...And while Autumn may be knocking on the door (actually it's now officially here!), there’s still time to soak up the sun on a Breakaway Adventure - what better way to round off the summer?We still have availability on selected October & November tours, so why not seize the moment and treat yourself to…

2016-2017 Europe Brochure OUT NOW!

We're delighted to launch our brand new 2016/2017 Europe Walking & Cycling Holidays brochure, packed with our very best self-guided walking & cycling and group, guided walking tours in some of Europe's finest destinations. This season we're bringing you eight new holidays, including five new cycling tours, two guided walking tours and a self-guided, inn to inn walking tour in the wine region of Burgundy. Explore the wild and beautifully…